National Apprenticeship Week 2022 is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate all our outstanding apprentices, employers, assessors, and tutors.
At Riverside College we have an excellent track record of delivering high quality apprenticeships with outstanding achievement rates and destinations. Our Apprenticeship success rates have been significantly above the national average for the last 5 years and we have 99% employer satisfaction rates. We are currently assisting over 700 employers’ to up-skill their workforce and over 500 potential apprentices take their first steps on their chosen career path.
Riverside College is the first college in the region to get Ofsted Outstanding for Apprenticeships
Ofsted said that Apprentices at Riverside College:
- ‘…are exceptionally well motivated and demonstrate extremely positive attitudes to learning.’
- ‘…flourish in a calm, orderly, aspirational and safe learning environment.’
- ‘…develop rapidly the knowledge, skills and behaviours they need to be successful in the next stage of their career.’
- ‘…develop their confidence, resilience and strong independence skills.’
Video: Riverside College Apprentices at Shearfab Ltd
Meet John Tollitt, Director and Anna Johnson, Engineering Production Supervisor and Apprentices Kieran Cottrell and Megan Clough from Shearfab as they talk about their Apprenticeship experiences.
Video: Studying an Apprenticeship with Riverside College
Jayne Smith, Head of Skills and Enterprise at Riverside College, talks about the benefits of studying an apprenticeship with us.
Video: Riverside College Apprentices with Great British Communications
Meet James Parker and Ricky Foster, Project Directors, and Apprentice George Clotworthy from Great British Communications, talking about the advantages of Apprenticeships.
You can find out more about Apprenticeships at the Riverside College Open Evening on:
Wednesday 9th March 2022, 5pm – 7pm
Riverside College was oversubscribed in 2021 and we recommend that you also apply for a full-time course at college for 2022 alongside your apprenticeship application.